Patricia Crosson, professor emerita in Education, was chosen last month as chair of the Greenfield Community College board of trustees.
Retired University Health Services physician Daniel Clapp was honored last month as the Community Clinician of the Year by the Hampshire District Medical Society of the Massachusetts Medical Society.
Genevieve M. “Jean” Powers, 91, formerly of Hatfield, a retired Dining Commons staffer, died June 26 at the Hampshire Care in Leeds.
A compromise $25.7 billion state budget that includes an 8.6 percent increase for the University system is awaiting action by Gov. W. Mitt Romney after its passage by the Legislature on June 30.
Two important changes to the University’s per diem allowance policy for those on travel status from the Amherst campus went into effect July 1, according to controller Andrew Mangels.
Independence Day will be observed as a holiday on Tuesday, July 4. Most campus offices will be closed.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:
Norman Harris, client account manager with ING, is available to meet on campus with employees regarding investing earnings pre-tax into a 457 retirement savings account via payroll deduction.
AMHERST, Mass. – The journalism program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has been awarded a $75,000 grant to establish a New England News Council to investigate complaints about the media and promote public trust in the news.
The search for a dean of Commonwealth College has been reopened and Priscilla M. Clarkson, professor of Kinesiology, will fill the post on an interim basis, according to Provost Charlena Seymour.